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Monkey Wrench Baby Quilt Pattern

Monkey Wrench Baby Quilt Pattern

Janet Wickell

Make an Easy Monkey Wrench Baby Quilt

Here's a little baby quilt pattern that you can customize to suit your needs. In the example, a variety of warm fabrics are used to make the 'wrench' portion of each Monkey Wrench quilt block, but block backgrounds are all sewn from the same dark brown. Cornerstones repeat the dark brown, while sashing is assembled from a lighter golden-brown print. The outer border is lighter yet, and sewn with a warm neutral fabric.

Alter any of the baby quilt's fabrics to create a completely different look.

Monkey Wrench Quilt Block Finished Size: 6" x 6"

Finished Quilt Size: 38" x 45"

Quilting Fabrics & Other Materials You'll Need

Dark brown print for block backgrounds and cornerstones: 1 yard

Light gold-brown print for sashing: 3/4 yard

Light print for border: 1/2 yard for pieced border strips (1-1/8 yard for one-piece, lengthwise grain borders; apply side borders first)

20 different warm/bright fabrics for wrenches: scraps about 5" x 11" (see cutting instructions on page 2)

Backing: 1-1/2 yards (Quilt Backing Instructions

Batting: approximately 46" x 53" (A few facts about cotton quilt batting)

Binding: approximately 195 running inches (Binding Strip Instructions)

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